Terror-charged wins election.

In jail, Amritpal Singh and Engineer Rashid get elected; can they take oath?

Two candidates in jail on terror charges elected in the 2024 Lok Sabha election

Prashun Bhaumik | New Delhi | 5 June, 2024 | 11:40 PM

Two jailed candidates, Amritpal Singh and Engineer Rashid, have been elected in the 2024 Lok Sabha election. Their getting elected has thrown up an unusual scenario. Will the two be able to take oath as MPs, and will they get to attend Parliament despite being undertrials?